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Kata Rocks Superyacht Rendezvous
01 January 1970
Debuting in 2016, the Kata Rocks Superyacht Rendezvous (KRSR) is fast establishing itself as the leading superyacht event in Thailand and the surrounding region.
Thailand Yacht Show 2016
15 December 2016
The Thailand Yacht Show will return to Phuket’s Ao Po Grand Marina in December for its second edition of showcasing the best of South East Asia’s charter industry and to kick-start the winter cruising season.
Phuket Boat Show 2016 (PIMEX)
07 January 2016
The 13th edition of Thailand’s most long-running boat show, the Phuket International Boat Show, is set to be the grandest event yet, following new licenses permitting the chartering of superyachts in the country.
Thailand Yacht Show 2016
11 February 2016
The inaugural Thailand Yacht Show will showcase the best the South East Asia’s charter industry has to offer, with a selection of charter yachts on display in the stunning setting of Ao Po Grand Marina, Phuket.
Phuket Rendezvous 2018
04 January 2018
Replacing the 14-year-old Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX), the inaugural Phuket Rendezvous will bring the best in luxury lifestyle to the Royal Phuket Marina in January 2018.
Phuket International Boat Show 2015 (PIMEX)
08 January 2015
What better way to start the year than attending the 12th edition of the Phuket International Boat Show at Royal Phuket Marina.
Phuket Boat Show 2014 (PIMEX)
09 January 2014
After two years holding the Phuket Boat Show in March, PIMEX will return to its previous timing of January for 2014.
Asia Superyacht Rendezvous 2013
15 December 2013
The Asia Superyacht Rendezvous is the exclusive international event for sailing and motor yachts.
Asia Superyacht Rendezvous Cup
01 January 1970
The shores of Phuket, Thailand, proudly welcome a grand selection of yachts, owners, captains and guests to the biggest event of its kind in Asia every year.
Phuket Boat Show (PIMEX)
01 January 1970
PIMEX is an established and successful annual yacht show held in the beautiful setting of the Royal Phuket Marina.
Phuket Boat Show 2013 (PIMEX)
21 March 2013
Top global brands, yacht brokers and marine service providers will join local builders in Phuket to showcase luxury yachts of all varieties at the 10th edition of the show.
5 Of The Best Destinations For A New Year’s Superyacht Charter
From watching world-class fireworks down under to unwinding on a deserted tropical island, there are countless ways to ring in the New Year while on a luxury yachting vacation. Here are five top places to be when the clock strikes midnight for an unforgettable charter experience.
From mythical beaches to pearlescent sands; experience the fabled Far East
6 of the Best Beaches to Visit on a Thailand Luxury Yacht Charter
With crystal clear tropical waters, mystical rock formations and a myriad of unspoiled islands, the Andaman Sea on the west coast of Thailand offers no-end of picture perfect beaches. From world-famous bays to deserted sandy shores, we pick six of the best beaches to enjoy on your Thailand luxury yacht charter.
6 of the Top Things to do on a Thailand Yacht Charter
From its backdrop of gold-topped temples to its bountiful marine life awaiting discovery from you swimming platform, Thailand unquestionably has something for everyone.
2017 Phuket Boat Show Impresses with Record Visitor Numbers
19 January 2017
The 2017 Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX), held at the Royal Phuket Marina in Thailand from 5th to 8th January, was deemed a resounding success as visitor numbers hit a new high.
Thailand Welcomes Eight New Marinas
05 April 2016
Eight new marinas designed to service large yachts are to be built in Thailand, with two planned for the emerging yachting hotspot of Phuket.
Deputy Prime Minister Opens Inaugural Thailand Yacht Show
11 February 2016
Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, Tanasak Patimapragorn, opened the inaugural Thailand Yacht Show today at Phuket’s Ao Po Grand Marina.
Life on board Superyacht ‘Northern Sun’ in South East Asia
30 October 2015
Beautiful footage of the world-class 51m/167ft expedition yacht ‘Northern Sun’ reveals what life is like on a charter vaction cruising the spectacular cruising grounds of the Andaman Sea, on an itinerary from the Malaysian archipelago of Langkawi to Phuket in Thailand.
Thailand Yacht Show Set for February 2016
02 September 2015
Following the announcement of new Thailand charter licenses, South East Asia’s first superyacht charter show has been announced in partnership with the Thai government. The Thailand Yacht Show will take place from 11 to 14 February 2016 at Ao Po Grand Marina, Phuket.
Phuket Expands to Boost Thailand’s Superyacht Industry
25 June 2015
Following recent developments in Thailand’s charter rules, the Royal Phuket Marina has now announced plans for a five-year $150 million (five million baht) investment to boost the country’s status as a leading charter destination.
Preview of the Thailand Yacht Show 2018
19 February 2018
The third edition of the Thailand Yacht Show (TYS) will return to the Ao Po Grand Marina in Phuket, Thailand, between 22nd and 25th February, attracting more than 100 exhibitors and around 5,000 visitors.
New Superyacht Facility Confirmed for Thailand
30 May 2014
In response to the increasing demand for superyacht refit and repair facilities in what continues to be a growing Asia yacht market, it has now been confirmed that a brand new facility will be built in the Thailand capital of Bangkok.
New Thailand Charter Show 2014 announced
21 March 2014
Due to the increased demand and popularity of the Singapore Yacht Show, the organisers have now announced plans to launch a brand new annual charter yacht show in Thailand that will take place during December 2014.
PIMEX Displays Largest Line-Up of Yachts To Date
16 January 2014
Held from the 9th-12th January at Royal Phuket Marina, the 11th annual Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX) reinforced its status as the top consumer yacht show in Asia with numerous sales and strong sales leads.
13th Annual Asia Superyacht Rendezvous a Huge Success
02 January 2014
Held in Phuket each year, the Asia Superyacht Rendezvous never fails to be a success, and 2013 was no different.
Asia Superyacht Rendezvous Comes to a Close in Thailand
19 December 2013
Enticing a selection of 10 motor and sailing superyachts, the 2013 Asia Superyacht Rendezvous has come to an end after three days.
New Sponsor of Asia Superyacht Rendezvous Event
31 July 2013
A special Crew Party for participating superyachts is back on the event program for the 2013 Asia Superyacht Rendezvous, sponsored by Sevenstar Yacht Transport.
PIMEX Partners Up With Royal Phuket Marina
25 July 2013
The Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX) has secured its home for the next five years by signing a Host Venue agreement with Royal Phuket Marina (RPM).
Royal Huisman Expands Charter Presence in Asia
01 July 2013
Recently the team at the Royal Huisman shipyard have become more and more active in promoting their brand within the Asian economic region, from regular appearances at the Hainan Rendezvous to participating in the Singapore Yacht Show and the Asia Superyacht Rendezvous, in addition to dinners and presentations in Beijing, Singapore and Hong Kong.
New Annual Charter Yacht Show in Thailand To Be Announced
27 June 2013
The SYS team, who organise the Singapore Yacht Show, are expected to announce an exciting new charter yacht show.
2012 Asia Superyacht Rendezvous a Spectacular Success
15 January 2013
Running from 16th-19th December 2012, the 12th annual Asia Superyacht Rendezvous took place off the beautiful west coast of Phuket.
Superyachts head to Thailand for Kata Rocks Superyacht Rendezvous 2018
30 November 2018
With a glittering social programme and a superb line-up of luxury yachts on display, the Kata Rocks Superyacht Rendezvous 2018 will be kicking off in one week’s time in Thailand.
Superyacht 'Lauren L' offers unique Thailand charter experience
13 February 2018
Boasting the unusual ability to sleep up to 36 guests, the 90m/295ft motor yacht ‘Lauren L’ is an unmissable opportunity for large groups of friends or families to discover the uniquely beautiful waters of Thailand.